Object Title

Flintlock military pistol - Light Dragoon Pattern

Flintlock military pistol - Light Dragoon Pattern

Date

1790-1810

Object Number

XII.9906

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

Lock 5.37 in, flat, double border line engraved, crown/GR, TOWER marked on tail, swan neck flat cock double line engraved, top jaw & screw missing, hourglass point to frizzen spring, curl to tip of frizzen.
Stock complete/bruised, Pattern brass furniture, brass ramrod pipe 1.12 in, brass sideplate with two steel screws, brass trigger guard with bead front, brass but cap with short ears, two pins for barrel fixing,
Barrel 9 in, proof and view marks on top of barrel, brass tipped ramrod missing

Dimensions

OverallLength15.25in
BarrelLength9in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible visible

Calibre

.65 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Arrow/BO stamp on rear of stock, T F stamp and A C H on left side of stock, crown/GR also stamped on left side of stock

Associations

Places Britain